UC San Diego Extension (@UCSDExtension )

UC San Diego Extension

Bio We are the #continuingeducation division of top-ranked @UCSanDiego serving the #lifelonglearning and skill development needs of #SanDiego and beyond.
Location La Jolla, CA
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Account created 05-03-2009 22:59:45
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ContentCal Studio : Were awed and inspired by how many people are sewing personal protection masks for friends, family and essential workers as an act of kindness while were #socialdistancing. #UCSDx staff members alone have made, gifted and donated close to 500 masks. Great work everyone! πŸ‘πŸ’—πŸ˜·

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ContentCal Studio : Congrats to the winners of San Diego Unified Teacher of the Year Awards! Theyve each gone the extra mile to help their students succeed during the pandemic. We cant help but be proud that Kelly and Deidre are also #mentors for #UCSDxs teacher ed program. πŸ‘©β€πŸ«πŸ† bit.ly/36lATzE

ContentCal Studio : Unconscious or #implicitbias helps us make quick decisions under pressure, but the choices we make because of it are often illogical and simplistic. Learn more about the types of #UnconsciousBias, how to recognize it and how to consciously counteract it > go.ucsd.edu/3aPpgBF

ContentCal Studio : Twenty-year-old Brandon Farbstein uses empathy and positivity to empower others to create change in the world. He recently shared what motivates and sustains his advocacy with UC San DiegoMedSchool) 's Twitter Profile">UC San Diego School of Medicine's William Mobley and UCSD Extension's Naila Chowdhury on UC San Diego-TV. youtu.be/nvynjYDRZoc

ContentCal Studio : A big thank you to Kyle Adriany, UC San Diego alum, Extension intellectual property #IP student and ARC co-founder, for helping patients with #COVID19. His company is using its #3D metal printer to fabricate ventilator components. Read more > go.ucsd.edu/2xwjhUu

ContentCal Studio : The Academic Council UC Faculty Senate asks the UC community to observe one minute of silence at 11 am to honor the memory of George Floyd and other victims of police murder and brutality. Every UC is also hosting discussions to address the difficult road ahead.

ContentCal Studio : The animal care team Birch Aquarium at Sc is working 12-hour shifts to keep the thousands of #fish & #invertebrates (+1 reptile) happy and healthy until guests return. One of their biggest challenges has been having enough freezer space to store their food! go.ucsd.edu/35H89ks

ContentCal Studio : As library doors began to shutter throughout California and much of the world in March, the effect on the academic community was profound. No libraries = no research. The good news is UC has been preparing for an emergency like this since 2008. go.ucsd.edu/36gMO1i

ContentCal Studio : The idea was simple. What happens if you connect a group of electronic devices over the Internet and allow them to share and transfer #data over a computer network? Called the #InternetOfThings, the result is changing our lives, one application at a time. go.ucsd.edu/2KK0gRn

ContentCal Studio : .Canyon Crest Academy high school freshman Mika Okamoto has been #coding since she was in elementary school. Now shes taking #ProgramYourFuture classes in Front End Web Development to help prepare her for a career in #programming and computer science. #webdev go.ucsd.edu/2zWICYD

Twitter Web App : There's no question that the #pandemic will be one of the most historic events of our lifetime. UC San Diego alumnus and award-winning #author @khaledhosseni is pondering what lessons future generations will learn from the #history we're making now. tritonmag.com/hosseini/

ContentCal Studio : There's a lot of beauty to be found in #SanDiego, but nothing's quite as awe-inspiring as bioluminescent waves crashing on the shore during moonset while a meteor streaks across the sky! Congrats to John H. Moore for capturing a seemingly impossible photo. go.ucsd.edu/2Z4VCWP

ContentCal Studio : It’s a critical time to bring #humanrights education into schools because its a critical time for addressing #inequity. RFK Human Rights is partnering w/ #UCSDx to expand the reach of the Speak Truth to Power initiative to classrooms across the U.S. > go.ucsd.edu/2LuuE2w

ContentCal Studio : Are you familiar with the latest recommendations for how we shop, prepare and eat food during the pandemic? Whether its takeout, shopping or food hygiene, UCLAs Catherine Carpenter has some timely advice designed to keep us safe and healthy. #foodsafety go.ucsd.edu/3aX4uzX